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  NGO Name

Jharkhandi's Organization Against Radiat..

  Year Established

-

  Primary Contact

Mr. Shri Prakash

  Address

Village Tilai Tand

 

P.O. Jaduguda

  District

East Singhbhum

  State

Jharkand

  PIN

832102

  Email

prakash.shri@gmail.com

  Phone 1

+91-651-231-7451

  Phone 2

-

  Fax

-

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Environment and People''''s Rights

  Website

No website

  Annual Budget

Rs.

  FCRA clearance?

No

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

Shri Prakash''s personal address:
30, Randhir Prasad Street
Upper Bazar
Ranchi, Jharkhand - ?

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  2

 

  Send email to chapter coords?

  -

 
 
  +  BayArea / Prasad Boddupalli
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Nuclear Radiation Information Project

$ 55

 
 

 Total 

$ 55

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

Represent the people of Jadugoda in their effort to
● make UCIL acknowledge the problems of radiation due to uranium mining
● convince UCIL to provide basic amenities such as health care, schools, roads etc
● talk UCIL into providing safeguards for miners
● inform outside world about Jadugoda's problems stemming from uranium mining

  Achievements

 

To be updated

  Summary

 

Jadugoda, in East Singhbhum dt of Jharkhand, is the only productive uranium mine in India. Due to the proximity of the mines, tailing dams and uranium waste, the people in and around Jadugoda are exposed to high levels of radiation. Consequently, they have been suffering from serious diseases such as cancers, lung diseases, body deformities etc. UCIL, the company responsible for mining refuses to acknowledge the problems and is opening new mines around Jadugoda and in other parts of the country.

Hence, there is a need to create information in visual medium to communicate the hazards of uranium mining to those in the vicinity of new and old mines. The visual medium is important as a lot of people are illiterate and it is more effective than other forms of communication. For instance, more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

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